Quotes by employed

Quotes 1 till 15 of 28.

1 2 Next 
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
    - +
    +1
    Most men would feel insulted if it were proposed to employ them in throwing stones over a wall, and then in throwing them back, merely that they might earn their wages. But many are no more worthily employed now.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
    - +
     0
    A mind always employed is always happy. This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
    Barry Commoner
    - +
     0
    After all, despite the economic advantage to firms that employed child labor, it was in the social interest, as a national policy, to abolish it - removing that advantage for all firms.
  • Abraham Cahan
    Abraham Cahan
    Belarusian-born Jewish American socialist newspaper editor, novelist, and politician
    Abraham Cahan
    - +
     0
    At one time he was employed on one of the Yiddish dailies, but lost his job during a political campaign, when he refused to write two editorials advocating the election of two opposing candidates, both to appear in the same issue of the newspaper.
  • Bonnie Hunt
    Bonnie Hunt
    American actress, comedian, director and producer 1961-
    Bonnie Hunt
    - +
     0
    But I'm thrilled to be employed, and to work with all my friends and people that I admire. You're just lucky to work - that's the bottom line.
  • Anita Roddick
    Anita Roddick
    British businesswoman and human rights activist 1942-2007
    Anita Roddick
    - +
     0
    But the minute we went public on the stock market, which is how our wealth was created, it was no longer how many people you employed, it was how much you were worth and how much your company was worth.
  • Ben Nelson
    Ben Nelson
    American politician, businessman and lawyer 1941-
    Ben Nelson
    - +
     0
    For many Americans, including many who are employed, going to the doctor when they fall ill or become injured may not be an option because of the absence of health insurance.
  • W. Clement Stone
    W. Clement Stone
    American businessman and author 1902-
    W. Clement Stone
    - +
     0
    If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
  • Bill Janklow
    Bill Janklow
    American politician 1939-2012
    Bill Janklow
    - +
     0
    If you knew the upward mobility that South Dakota's kids have gotten from the opportunity to intern and to work and to be employed and to have upward mobility in that company and move on, it's been phenomenal for South Dakota.
  • Ben Hecht
    Ben Hecht
    American writer, playwright 1894-1964
    Ben Hecht
    - +
     0
    In Hollywood, a starlet is the name for any woman under thirty who is not actively employed in a brothel.
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    - +
     0
    Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in the wrong.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
    - +
     0
    It is wonderful when a calculation is made, how little the mind is actually employed in the discharge of any profession.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
    Karl Marx
    - +
     0
    Machines were, it may be said, the weapon employed by the capitalists to quell the revolt of specialized labor.
  • Benjamin Tucker
    Benjamin Tucker
    American anarchist and socialist 1854-1939
    Benjamin Tucker
    - +
     0
    Marx, as we have seen, solved it by declaring capital to be a different thing from product, and maintaining that it belonged to society and should be seized by society and employed for the benefit of all alike.
  • Benjamin Rush
    Benjamin Rush
    American politician 1745-1813
    Benjamin Rush
    - +
     0
    Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb.
1 2 Next 
All employed famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 28 found